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  • LocationCRACOW
  • SalaryCompetitive rates
  • Job TypeContract
  • ReferenceKAR001
  • Date posted11-Jul-24

Role- Database Specialist (LUW)


Our client is one of the largest Financial Institutions and Financial Services organizations in the world, with operations in 64 countries and territories.


Using technology to transform the world’s leading financial institution, this is a job for the boldest problem solvers in the tech industry.


Employment Type-B2B


What you’ll do


  • Platform services, where we securely store and analyze customer and transaction data in accordance with compliance and standards. This includes technologies such as Mainframes, UNIX and Linux servers, iSeries (Mid-range), Windows, and Storage. As well as technologies such as Java application servers, databases, and messaging services.
  • Developer Services that allow our customers faster delivery of highly standardized platform services, for example, Virtualisation, ALM, Dev Engineering, GSDE, private cloud
  • We also run some important programs, most notably, our Service Change Lifecycle Programme, which will benefit how we work with the business to estimate, plan, and deliver the work effectively.


Skills required


  • Excellent knowledge of DB2 LUW on RedHat Linux systems covering:

Database setup/configuration, backup/restore, patching, database, upgrades/downgrades, performance tuning, corresponding client software connections, z/OS to LUW; Database - and data migration; Monitoring, alerting

  • Cross loads, JCL ISPF, IWS Scheduler; Bash and SQL scripting including GitHub, rpmbuildTeam player in an international team
  • Good knowledge of English (written and spoken)
  • Principles of service requests/incident/change/problem management
  • Well-structured and disciplined way of working to support daily operations
  • Knowledge/experience working with collaboration tools (Jira, Confluence)


Nice to have


  • REXX, Broadcom CA Tools for utilities or Toad for database admin for DB2
  • Knowledge of German language (spoken and written) would be a plus
  • Puppet, Ansible, Jira, Agile skills


The way we work:

  • Stable, long-term projects
  • Full-time employment B2B
  • Flexible working hours & home office
  • Tech communities and cultural communities
  • Mentoring programs



  • Private medical care and life insurance
  • Access to Multisport card
  • Highly skilled tech team who is always ready to help, collaborate, and share knowledge
  • Clear career engineering path and the possibility to rotate between projects and teams (for a longer time)


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